From the chaos of the Dragon-Blooded Shogunate's collapse arose the Scarlet Empress, hero-tyrant and founder of the Realm.
In the centuries since her ascendancy, the Scarlet Realm has become Creation's foremost imperial power. Kingdoms and city-states across Creation look toward the Blessed Isle at the world's center and bow in submission to the authority of the Scarlet Throne, the might of the... [click here for more]
For a thousand years, the Dragon-Blooded have ruled Creation from thrones of jade, secure in their power and authority as Princes of the Earth. Through command of the elements and mastery of every martial discipline, their ruling bloodlines exercise dominion over the wealth and armies of the world. Now, in this time of tumult, their hegemony is challenged by breakaway states, monsters from world’s... [click here for more]
This is the tale of a forgotten age before the seas were bent, when the world was flat and floated atop a sea of chaos. This is the tale of a decadent empire raised up on the bones of the fallen Golden Age, whose splendor it faintly echoed but could not match. This is a tale of primal frontiers, of the restless dead, of jeweled cities ruled openly by spirits in defiance of Heaven’s law. This... [click here for more]
We grow old, but we never grow older. That’s the problem you see. Timelessness is not stagnation, we continue to grow and change throughout the years. If we don’t, then the world changes without us and we die. You may think that with a multitude of people coming, going, dying and running away, we’d be tired, done, or ready to give up. ... [click here for more]
"They say to judge a man by the company he keeps. By this measure, as by any other, we are liars and monsters."
-- Getter Kahn, Bishop of Filth
Vampires gather under many banners. But five have endured the tumult of Western history better than any other. The Carthian Movement. The Circle of the Crone. The Invictus. The Lancea et Sanctum. The Ordo Dracul. Each has its fierce... [click here for more]